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Senate Makes U-turn, Orders Arrest of 30 CEOs

By STELLA UKWUOMA  The Nigerian Senate on Friday ordered the arrest of Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of 30 companies operating in Nigeria alleged to have been involved in the revenue loss of the country’s maritime sector to the tune of N30 trillion.   The affected companies had been invited to appear before the Red

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Police Disrupts Protest Against Ishaq Oloyede, JAMB Registrar

By JAMES EZEMA Thousands of protesters with placards who gathered in Abuja to protest the against what they described as the ineptitude of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Registrar,  Professor Ishaq Oloyede are angry at the Nigeria Police, ostensibly acting on the instruction of the Inspector General of Police

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Keke Traffic gridlock

Keke Napep Operators Protest Multiple Taxation in Ebonyi

By SUNDAY AGBO, Abakliki   Hundreds of tricycle operators on Wednesday besieged the Ebonyi State Government House, Abakaliki to protest what they described as excessive taxation by the state government task force.   The protest, which halted both human and vehicular movement along the ever busy Ogoja road lasted for over 1 hour.   The  operators also protested against

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Biafra: Arewa Groups Deny Relaxing Quit Notice to Ndigbo

By JAMES EZEMA The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has described as a "lie" and "mischievous fabrication" the reports making the rounds that it has relaxed its October 1, 2017 deadline to Nigerians of Igbo extraction to leave the northern states. According the groups' spokesman, Comrade AbdulAzeez Suleiman in a statement categorically affirmed

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JUST IN: Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo in Spanish court over tax fraud allegations

-Anietie Udobit,Abuja   Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo arrived in court on Monday morning to face charges of tax evasion filed by Spanish authorities. Ronaldo evaded dozens of journalists and cameramen by entering the court in Madrid through the backdoor, the BBC reports. Prosecutors allege he avoided paying millions in taxes since 2010, a

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